You can take a Monthly Action personally, with your chapter, or during a community outreach meeting. A meeting guide and agenda is included.
At a fall United Nations High-Level Meeting on tuberculosis, the world declared bold goals for stemming the tide of the TB epidemic, and the United States made new specific commitments as well. The End Tuberculosis Now Act will embolden the commitment to those goals and more. We need to see its passage. A letter to the editor can help. Use our newest Action Sheet to craft and submit your personalized letter to the editor on this crucial issue. (Word version)
And if you’re inspired to write on a second issue, take a look at our Action Sheet highlighting House passage of the READ Act on global education. (Word version)
After a record reduction of child poverty in the U.S. in 2021, recent U.S. Census data shows that in 2022, child poverty more than doubled. 2022 was also the year the expanded Child Tax Credit (CTC) expired. Estimates are that 3 million children fell into poverty when their families lost the CTC. Our children deserve better. Write a letter to the editor today telling Congress that any tax bill they try to pass this year must include an expansion of the CTC for families with low income. (Word version)